HC Deb 16 February 1926 vol 191 cc1715-6

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is the total amount of the National Debt as at the 31st December, 1925; the amount due per head of the population; and the interest charges on the National Debt per head of the population for the year 1925?


The total nominal amount of the National Debt on the 31st December, 1925, was £7,738 millions, and the estimate of the charge for interest and management in the financial year ending 31st March next is £305 millions. Divided by the number of the population, these figures become £171 and £6 15s. respectively.